The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Multimedia 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £329 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £83.75 £15.29 -
% change year-on-year
+447.83% -
Multimedia
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
321 265 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.13% 30.11% 41.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 119 183
Average daily rate £400 £415 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £650 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 10
Average hourly rate £27.00 £42.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.47% +183.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £42.50 £14.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £132.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Multimedia across the Reading region.

Multimedia Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Multimedia across the Reading region.

Multimedia Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Multimedia
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Multimedia also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Multimedia.

1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Intelligent Network

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Multimedia also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (100.00%) PSTN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior VoIP Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP Test Engineer